Dubliners by James Joyce
very

Dublin The Sisters
An Encounter
Araby
Eveline
After the Race
Two Gallants
The Boarding House
A Little Cloud
Counterparts
Clay
A Painful Case
Ivy Day in the Committee Room
A Mother
Grace
The Dead

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There are 132 occurrences of the word:   very

[The Sisters] [73] now. Education is all very fine and large.... Mr. Cotter might take a
[The Sisters] [161] answer or only a very foolish and halting one upon which he used
[The Sisters] [174] lamp of antique fashion. I felt that I had been very far away, in
[The Sisters] [204] was very truculent, grey and massive, with black cavernous
[The Sisters] [254] know that you did all you could for him. You were both very kind
[An Encounter] [439] or someone out of the college; but Mahony asked, very sensibly,
[An Encounter] [460] to an air in my head. I was very happy.
[An Encounter] [560] steps. He walked towards us very slowly, always tapping the
[An Encounter] [567] would be a very hot summer and adding that the seasons had
[An Encounter] [649] a very rough boy and asked did he get whipped often at school. I
[Araby] [711] the late tenant's rusty bicycle-pump. He had been a very charitable
[Araby] [864] My uncle said he was very sorry he had forgotten. He said he
[Eveline] [1024] She was about to explore another life with Frank. Frank was very
[Eveline] [1059] Sometimes he could be very nice. Not long before, when she had
[Eveline] [1070] very night to remind her of the promise to her mother, her promise
[Eveline] [1081] the very quick of her being--that life of commonplace sacrifices
[After the Race] [1157] he had had a very satisfactory luncheon; and besides he was an
[After the Race] [1171] University to study law. Jimmy did not study very earnestly and
[After the Race] [1183] brilliant pianist--but, unfortunately, very poor.
[After the Race] [1245] foreign cities have at least this virtue. Jimmy, too, looked very
[After the Race] [1256] a very refined taste. The party was increased by a young
[After the Race] [1293] very well what the talk was about. Villona and Riviere were the
[After the Race] [1334] was flashing. Play ran very high and paper began to pass. Jimmy
[Two Gallants] [1679] blue dish while near it on a plate lay a segment of very light
[Two Gallants] [1730] Corley. His friends talked very little. They looked vacantly after
[The Boarding House] [1852] common tastes and occupations and for this reason they were very
[The Boarding House] [1879] set her to do housework. As Polly was very lively the intention was
[The Boarding House] [1881] feel that there is a young woman not very far away. Polly, of
[The Boarding House] [1942] There must be reparation made in such case. It is all very well for
[The Boarding House] [1968] Mr. Doran was very anxious indeed this Sunday morning. He had
[The Boarding House] [2029] On nights when he came in very late it was she who warmed up his
[A Little Cloud] [2267] these rival features the lips appeared very long and shapeless and
[A Little Cloud] [2280] Little Chandler allowed his whisky to be very much diluted.
[A Little Cloud] [2285] "I drink very little as a rule," said Little Chandler modestly. "An
[A Little Cloud] [2302] "I met him one night in London and he seemed to be very flush....
[A Little Cloud] [2310] very same serious person that used to lecture me on Sunday
[A Little Cloud] [2483] "Very well," said Little Chandler, "the next time you come we
[A Little Cloud] [2498] "Very well, then," said Ignatius Gallaher, "let us have another one
[A Little Cloud] [2605] home Annie kissed him and said it was very pretty and stylish; but
[A Little Cloud] [2610] kissed him and said he was very good to think of her.
[Counterparts] [2783] "Very good, you needn't wait to see. Go downstairs and do your
[Counterparts] [2912] There was a pause in the very breathing of the clerks. Everyone
[Counterparts] [2994] vivacity for the sight of five small hot whiskies was very
[Counterparts] [3044] very often and with much grace; and when, after a little time, she
[Counterparts] [3065] on to the table. Farrington looked very serious and determined.
[Counterparts] [3100] A very sullen-faced man stood at the corner of O'Connell Bridge
[Clay] [3186] of the side-tables were four very big barmbracks. These
[Clay] [3191] Maria was a very, very small person indeed but she had a very long
[Clay] [3192] nose and a very long chin. She talked a little through her nose,
[Clay] [3210] the words A Present from Belfast. She was very fond of that purse
[Clay] [3230] very nice people, a little quiet and serious, but still very nice
[Clay] [3299] lady took it all very seriously and finally cut a thick slice of
[Clay] [3315] with demure nods and hems. He was very nice with her, and when
[Clay] [3348] was very nice with her. He told her all that went on in his office,
[Clay] [3352] been a very overbearing person to deal with. Joe said he wasn't so
[Clay] [3394] last Mrs. Donnelly said something very cross to one of the
[Clay] [3405] were all very good to her.
[Clay] [3412] prelude and said "Now, Maria!" and Maria, blushing very much
[Clay] [3429] her song Joe was very much moved. He said that there was no time
[A Painful Case] [3517] features. The eyes were very dark blue and steady. Their gaze
[A Painful Case] [3590] Mr. Duffy was very much surprised. Her interpretation of his
[A Painful Case] [3629] properly cooked. He said it was very good and ate a few mouthfuls
[A Painful Case] [3757] shop was very quiet. The proprietor sprawled on the counter
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [3815] light. It was an old man's face, very bony and hairy. The moist blue
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4001] snuffling nose and very cold ears pushed in the door. He walked
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4152] He opened his very long mouth suddenly to express
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4153] disappointment and at the same time opened wide his very bright
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4200] "Fanning and himself seem to me very thick. They're often in
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4355] Here two men entered the room. One of them was a very fat man
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4360] clean-shaven face. He wore a very high double collar and a
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4450] Edward's life, you know, is not the very..."
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4457] "That's all very fine," said Mr. Lyons. "But look at the case of
[Ivy Day in the Committee Room] [4596] Crofton said that it was a very fine piece of writing.
[A Mother] [4656] often on people's lips. People said that she was very clever at
[A Mother] [4657] music and a very nice girl and, moreover, that she was a believer
[A Mother] [4722] Mrs. Kearney rewarded his very flat final syllable with a quick
[A Mother] [4743] very much. However, she said nothing and waited to see how it
[A Mother] [4771] or not. Mr. Fitzpatrick, who did not catch the point at issue very
[A Mother] [4929] "Thank you very much, Mr. Hendrick," said Mr. Holohan. you'll
[A Mother] [4961] the noise in the hall grew louder. Mr. Holohan became very red
[A Mother] [4982] very fine. The conversation went no further. The first tenor bent
[A Mother] [5002] The first part of the concert was very successful except for Madam
[Grace] [5188] only a little accident. He spoke very thickly.
[Grace] [5343] "It's very kind of you to bring him home," she said.
[Grace] [5409] Mr. Cunningham was the very man for such a case. He was an
[Grace] [5410] elder colleague of Mr. Power. His own domestic life was very
[Grace] [5428] After a quarter of a century of married life, she had very few
[Grace] [5486] "I'm very much obliged to you, old man," said the invalid.
[Grace] [5513] the partner of a very fat, short gentleman, Mr. Goldberg, in the
[Grace] [5696] Mr. Kernan was silent. The proposal conveyed very little meaning
[Grace] [5810] his very words. Kernan, he said, we worship at different altars, he
[Grace] [5811] said, but our belief is the same. Struck me as very well put."
[Grace] [5930] "As the poet says: Great minds are very near to madness," said Mr.
[Grace] [6002] infallibility a dogma of the Church ex cathedra. On the very
[Grace] [6185] setting before them as exemplars in the religious life those very
[The Dead] [6261] influence; and when he was like that it was sometimes very hard to
[The Dead] [6397] east wind blowing in after we passed Merrion. Very jolly it was.
[The Dead] [6446] "It's nothing very wonderful, but Gretta thinks it very funny
[The Dead] [6545] had assumed a very low Dublin accent so that the young ladies,
[The Dead] [6595] was of Gabriel's size and build, with very round shoulders. His face
[The Dead] [6675] name of her sons for she was very sensible of the dignity of family
[The Dead] [6915] humanity, which the new and very serious and hypereducated
[The Dead] [6916] generation that is growing up around us seems to me to lack." Very
[The Dead] [6929] embellish the air and though she sang very rapidly she did not miss
[The Dead] [6960] He was laughing very heartily at this himself when Freddy Malins
[The Dead] [7016] hungry and when we are hungry we are all very quarrelsome."
[The Dead] [7148] "Very well," said Gabriel amiably, as he took another preparatory
[The Dead] [7156] with a smart moustache, praised very highly the leading contralto
[The Dead] [7178] Mignon. Of course it was very fine, she said, but it made her think
[The Dead] [7272] was not very clear for Mr. Browne grinned and said:
[The Dead] [7274] "I like that idea very much but wouldn't a comfortable spring bed
[The Dead] [7283] "They are very good men, the monks, very pious men."
[The Dead] [7315] very pleasing task but a task for which I am afraid my poor powers
[The Dead] [7473] "Really," she said archly, "he is very attentive."
[The Dead] [7519] "We used to have a very good horse and trap at home," said Aunt
[The Dead] [7538] mill. That was all very well; but now comes the tragic part about
[The Dead] [7546] Johnny and put on his very best tall hat and his very best stock
[The Dead] [7567] who was a very pompous old gentleman, was highly indignant. 'Go
[The Dead] [7712] him advice and said it was a great pity and urged him to be very
[The Dead] [7731] "It's a very nice air," said Mary Jane. "I'm sorry you were not in
[The Dead] [7787] bottles in a roaring furnace. It was very cold. Her face, fragrant in
[The Dead] [7958] "You are a very generous person, Gabriel," she said.
[The Dead] [8020] He was very delicate."
[The Dead] [8105] "Poor fellow," she said. "He was very fond of me and he was such
[The Dead] [8108] singing only for his health. He had a very good voice, poor
[The Dead] [8184] would happen very soon.